Congratulations and a hearty thank you to the Blue Ridge Mountain TU Chapter for hosting the recent fly fishing weekend with Project Healing Waters at Toccoa Bend. Check out the Blue Ridge Mountain TU Facebook page showing the wonderful images and powerful testimony from this great trip!
New Veterans Fly Fishing Program Lead in San Antonio
Congratulations and thank you to Mike Schlimgen for his appointment as the new program lead for the TU VSP and PHW wounded warrior/Veterans fly fishing program in the San Antonio area.
When they return from war, our Veterans and wounded warriors face many challenges, both physical and psychological.
On behalf of TU's VSP program, I would like to thank everyone who contributed to the wonderful trip to Jefferson Island Ranch! TU VSP hosted a fine group of 6 wounded warrior/Vets who enjoyed spectacular weather, beautiful scenery, excellent fishing, and even better company.
Veterans Service Partnership Trip to Jefferson River in Montana!
The TU Veterans Service Partnership (VSP) program is hosting a group of 6 wounded warrior/Vets for a Montana fly fishing trip at the Jefferson Island Ranch on the Jefferson River near Whitehall, Montana.
Working with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) http://www.taps.org/, TU's Veterans Service Partnership hosted 2 great days of fly fishing in the Paradise Valley south of Livingston, Montana.
Conservation Dogs Enter the Battle Against Zebra Mussels!
Dogs trained by an organization based in Three Forks, Montana are being utilized to sniff out Zebra mussels in watercraft. Preventing the spread of Zebra mussels by watercraft is one of the primary focus points in the effort to control the spread of this deadly invasive species, and preliminary r
Veterans Service Partnership and TAPS Host Montana Fly Fishing Trip
TU's Veterans Service Partnership (VSP) and the Tragedy Assistance Program for Surivors http://www.taps.org are collaborating on a Montana trip for men who have lost loved ones in military service.
VSP Partners with Project Healing Waters on Wounded Warrior Veteran Fly Fishing Trip
TU's Veterans Service Partnership partnered with Project Healing Waters recently to provide a fly fishing trip for 8 wounded warrior Vets to Slough Creek in Yellowstone National Park.
The therapeutic energy of fly fishing for trout in the mountains and around moving water is well proven, and nowhere was this more evident than during the TU Veterans Service Partnership's recent trip to Yellowstone Park and Silvertip Ranch on Slough Creek.